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Welcome to IDGTE

The Institution of Diesel and Gas Turbine Engineers is the professional institution for engineers in the diesel and gas turbine industry worldwide.  

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Join a unique professional organisation dedicated to your industry and extend your Continuous Professional Development (CPD) by participating in IDGTE meetings, technical visits and networking opportunities.

2014 Summer Special

Join now and pay no registration fee* - get access to online library and receive

past technical papers published in the Power Engineer free of charge!

*Expires 31 August 2014


A call for Technical Papers

Your opportunity to get published

The IDGTE technical papers programme is now being developed for the coming year.  Members and others are invited to submit abstracts for papers to be delivered at one of our ordinary meetings.  These meetings are held four times a year and all papers presented are reviewed and subsequently published in the Power Engineer, the IDGTE official journal. If you or your company has a topic you would like to have published then here is your opportunity.

To be part of the programme for the coming year you should send in your abstracts for review to "The Papers Committee" as soon as possible.  Do not delay as this is your opportunity to get published and have your paper peer reviewed.

Download a copy of the

IDGTE 2013 Annual Report

and Accounts

2013 Operational report

The Institution has compiled this unique report since 1923 and continues today to bring a compilation of independent “user focus” data for conventional prime mover types, as well as expanding to report on alternative fuels and comparison to alternative prime mover technologies. Prime movers for industrial, marine and rail traction are applications of interest.

Its value depends on the quality of input and we encourage all those interested in the compiled data on a worldwide basis, to participate.It is not necessary to be a member of the Institution to contribute or to receive a copy of the report.

Return Forms and Guidance Notes can be downloaded here.

Further information.  If you have any any questions please contact

© 2009 Institution of Diesel and Gas Turbine Engineers

...the independent technical forum for power generation

© 2009 Institution of Diesel and Gas Turbine Engineers

...the independent technical forum for power generation

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Bio-gas Seminar

Monday 6 October 2014

This CPD qualifying seminar has a plant “user” focus and works from the ground-floor basics to detailed and specialist experience of operating reciprocating gas engines using landfill, anaerobic digester and sewage gas fuels.

Sessions include; development of a lubricating oil for bio-gas fuelled engines, gas production and treatment - landfill, anaerobic digestion and sewage, power plant care using condition based maintenance and gas engine overhaul techniques. Followed by booth session workshops.


Mid Wales weekend

13/14 September

Joint IDGTE/IMarEST social visit

Information IDGTE Annual Report and Accounts 2013